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CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening

THIS WEEK/WEEKEND

South Boston Farmers Market … Benefit for Gary Whitt June 29, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Music by The Bluegrass Five 6-7 p.m. Many other activities as well.

• Mt. Laurel Ruritan Club, Clover … Benefit for Gloria Cousins June 30, noon to 7 p.m. Music by Willis Canada noon, New Shiloh Gospel Choir 1 p.m., Mark and Linda Satterfield 2 p.m., Bethel Grove Choir 3 p.m., James Hazelwood 4 p.m. and Genesis 4:30 p.m. Many other activities as well.

• Constitution Square, South Boston … Destination Downtown South Boston’s Summer Concert Series Blues & Brews with Bertha Got Big June 29, 8-11:30 p.m. Gates open at 7:30 p.m.

• Spare Times Grill, South Boston … DJ Keith Driver June 27;  The Castaways June 30.

• PNC Arena, Raleigh ... Keith Sweat, K-Ci & JoJo June 30.

• White Oak Amphitheatre, Greensboro Coliseum … Ledisi, Eric Benet and Chrisette Michele June 30.

• Ziggy’s, Winston-Salem, N.C. … The Chris Robinson Brotherhood July 1.

• Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte … One Direction June 27; Keith Sweat July 1.

 

NEWS 

Local hard rock band Five Leaf Clover will play The Canal Club in Richmond July 17, opening for Grammy-nominated  hard rock band Spineshank, which is touring in support of their new album. Also opening are Make Like Murder, Broken and New Born Redemption. Tickets are $15.

 

MORE EVENTS

• Scottsburg … Annual July 4th celebration. Music throughout the day to include The Brown Brothers from 6 until 6:45 p.m. and gospel group 4Eva Blessed.

• Constitution Square, South Boston … Destination Downtown South Boston’s Summer Concert Series with Improbable Cause Band Aug. 17, 8-11:30 p.m. Gates open at 7:30 p.m.

• Clarksville … Buggs Island Beach Music Festival July 22.

• Carolina Theatre, Durham  … Brandi Carlile Aug. 7; Steve Vai Aug. 25; Chris Isaak Sept. 8; John Tesh Sept. 15; Bela Fleck & Marcus Roberts Trio Nov. 8; Loudon Wainwright III Nov. 10; Shawn Colvin Nov. 16.

• Constant Convocation Center, Norfolk … Journey/Pat Benatar/Loverboy Oct. 2.

• Downtown Raleigh … Hopscotch, a three-day music festival Sept. 6-8, with 175 bands in 15 venues. The lineup will include The Roots, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Built to Spill, Yo La Tengo, Corrosion of Conformity and many, many more.

• Durham Performing Arts Center, Durham … Crosby, Stills & Nash July 8; Jackson Browne July 22; Ted Nugent Aug. 9; Kathy Griffin Aug. 10; George Jones Aug. 18; Meat Loaf Aug. 19; Duran Duran Aug. 21; Fiona Apple Sept. 27 (on sale June 23); Joan Rivers Sept. 28; Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson Sept. 29; Bonnie Raitt Oct. 12; David Sedaris Oct. 26; Randy Travis Oct. 28; Joe Bonamassa Nov. 28.

• Elmwood Park, Roanoke … Blue Ridge Blues & BBQ Festival July 14 with Johnny Winter headlining, and special guests Skinny Velvet and Mikey Junior & The Stone Cold Blues.

• Farm Bureau Live, Virginia Beach … The Beach Boys July 3;  Stevie Nicks July 14; KISS July 21; 311/Slightly Stoopid July 24; Van’s Warped Tour July 25; Nickelback July 28; Def Leppard/Poison Aug. 12; Big Time Rush Aug. 21; Kelly Clarkson/The Fray Sept. 11.

• Greensboro Coliseum … Jerry Seinfeld July 26; Chris Tucker July 28; Rod Stewart/Stevie Nicks Aug. 1; Ron White Sept. 28; Journey, Pat Benatar and Loverboy Oct. 3; Carrie Underwood Nov. 4; Justin Bieber Jan. 19.

• Innsbrook Pavilion, Glen Allen … Avett Brothers July 20; Brucy Hornsby/Leftover Salmon July 28; Darius Rucker/Colt Ford July 29; Steve Miller Band Aug. 8.

• Jiffy Lube Live, Bristow … Aerosmith/Cheap Trick July 3; KISS/Motley Crue July 20; Rockstar Mayhem Festival featuring Slipknot, Slayer and Anthrax July 29.

• Koka Booth Amphitheatre, Cary, N.C. … Furthur July 11; Glen Campbell July 21; Merle Haggard and Kris Kristofferson Aug. 7; ABBA Aug. 11; Alan Jackson Aug. 17; Old Crow Medicine Show Aug. 18.

• Lincoln Theatre, Raleigh … Zappa Plays Zappa July 11.

• The National, Richmond … Steve Vai Aug. 26; Garbage Sept. 14; Adam Ant Oct. 2.

• The Norva, Norfolk … Zappa Plays Zappa July 10; Dark Star Orchestra Aug. 6; Seether Sept. 29; Adam Ant Oct. 3.

• Ntelos Pavilion, Portsmouth … Crosby, Stills & Nash July 7; Everclear/Lit/Sugar Ray & more July 17; Merle Haggard July 29; Yes/Procol Harum Aug 3; ABBA Aug. 10; Salt ‘n Pepa Aug. 18; Duran Duran Aug. 22.

• Ntelos Pavilion, Charlottesville … Crosby, Stills & Nash July 5.

• PNC Arena, Raleigh ... Roger Waters “The Wall” July 9; One Direction June 22.

• Raleigh Amphitheatre … Barenaked Ladies/Blues Traveler/Big Head Todd & The Monsters/Cracker July 12; Everclear/Sugar Ray/Gin Blossoms/Lit/Marcy Playground July 14; Yes, Procol Harum Wed., July 25; Train July 27; O.A.R. Aug. 8; My Morning Jacket Aug. 26; Il Volo Sept. 11.

• Roanoke Civic Center … Jerry Seinfeld July 27; Eric Church/Justin Moore/Kip Moore Oct. 25.

• Salem Civic Center … Old Crow Medicine Show Aug. 17.

• Time Warner Cable Pavilion, Raleigh … Toby Keith/Brantley Gilbert July 15; KISS/Motley Crue July 22; 311/Slightly Stoopid July 25; Jason Aldean/Luke Bryan July 27; Nickelback/Bush July 30; Allman Brothers Band/Lynyrd Skynyrd Aug. 4; Chicago/Doobie Brothers Aug. 5; Jason Mraz Aug. 19; Big Time Rush/Cody Simpson Aug. 22; Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar  Festival Sept. 11 with Shinedown, Godsmack, Staind, Papa Roach, Adelitas Way and more.

• Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte … Coldplay July 3; Roger Waters “The Wall” July 10; Rush Oct. 30; Carrie Underwood Nov. 3; Madonna Nov. 15; Eric Church Nov. 28; Justin Bieber Jan. 22.

• Uptown Amphitheatre, Charlotte … Barenaked Ladies/Blues Traveler/Big Head Todd & The Monsters/Cracker July 13; Everclear/Sugar Ray/Gin Blossoms/Lit/Marcy Playground July 15; Train July 26; Alison Krauss & Union Station July 28; O.A.R. Aug. 7.

• Verizon Center, Washington, D.C. … Madonna Sept. 23 (sold out) and  24.

• Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, Charlotte … 311/Slightly Stoopid July 22; KISS July 25; Nickelback July 27; Jason Aldean/Luke Bryan July 26; Van’s Warped Tour July 30; Allman Brothers Band/Lynyrd Skynyrd Aug. 3; Def Leppard/Poison, Lita Ford Aug. 11; Jason Mraz Aug. 21; Toby Keith Aug. 25; Phish Aug. 26; Big Time Rush Aug. 29; Kelly Clarkson/The Fray Sept. 12.

• Virginia Beach American Music Festival … Train Sept. 2.

• White Oak Amphitheatre, Greensboro Coliseum … John Tesh July 21; Peter Frampton Aug. 10; Flip Flop Beach Music Festival with Band of Oz, The Embers, The Tams and more Aug. 25; Charlie Daniels Band/Little River Band Sept. 16.

• Ziggy’s, Winston-Salem, N.C. … Blackberry Smoke July 20.

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